BIERGARTEN: City Of Boca Raton Ignoring Massive Mask Violations At Restaurant

Biergarten Is Owned By Restaurateur Responsible For Several Boca Raton Eateries. Is City Looking The Other Way? BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Despite surging COVID-19 infections and deaths, The City of Boca Raton is apparently disinterested in mask violations at a bar that’s part of a popular restaurant group employing many in the area. We […]

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Is Health Department in PBC Telling Seniors To Go Away?

Seniors Emailing Palm Beach County Say They’re Receiving Troubling Response. Health Department Says Seniors Using Wrong Email Address. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach County Tuesday morning says COVID-shot seeking seniors receiving a message telling them to go somewhere else — and wash their hands — are emailing […]

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Hospitals Filling With COVID Patients In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The COVID situation in Palm Beach County again appears to be worsening. Early Tuesday morning data from the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration reveals a growing number of local patients so sick with COVID that they are hospitalized. In Palm Beach County, 436 people are hospitalized with a “primary […]

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FBI Charges Area Home Health Aide With Stealing From Elderly

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: USDOJ Verbatim) — Jamie Jakia Cofer, a/k/a “Anna Bell,” 24, of Lake Worth, Florida, was charged in a twenty-two count indictment with bank fraud, aggravated identity theft and fraudulent use of unauthorized access devices after using the social security numbers, dates of birth, and other identity and financial information of victims […]

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Palm Beach Schools On The Cusp of 1400 COVID Cases

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District will almost assuredly pass the 1400 COVID case mark today. The school system reports 1391 cases as of 5:15 a.m. The number is cumulative from mid-September when “brick and mortar” education restarted for some. Roughly 60 percent of the school district’s 180,000 students continue […]

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Another 12,300 COVID Cases Logged In Florida, 108 Deaths

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida recorded another 12,307 COVID-19 cases on Saturday with 108 new deaths. The positivity rate for Saturday’s reporting is 10.42 percent. In Palm Beach County, 665 new cases were logged on Saturday with no new deaths. The positivity rate in PBC for Saturday is 8.58 percent. There are now 1,477,010 […]

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Boca Raton Regional Hospital Says Not COVID Vaccine Site

Hospital Sends Urgent Message Sunday Morning. Not Offering COVID Shots. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Regional Hospital is sending an urgent message Sunday morning: it is NOT a COVID-19 vaccine site. We are republishing the entire message transmitted at 10 a.m. Sunday, January 10, 2021: At this time, Boca Regional is NOT a community vaccination […]

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Again, Palm Beach County COVID Hospital Count Rises

West Boca Medical Center ICU Full. Again. 138 COVID-19 Deaths Logged Friday Statewide. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The number of people hospitalized in Palm Beach County with what the State calls “a primary diagnosis of COVID-19” continues to rise. There are 421 people hospitalized as of 9:32 a.m. Sunday, according to the Florida Agency […]

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KINSA: Palm Beach County COVID Risk Is Now Critical

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The “Kinsa Healthweather Map” now shows Palm Beach County to be in critical condition, with “ucontrolled spread” of COVID-19 and “severe risk.” Kinsa is responsible for the Kinsa Connected Thermometer which accurately predicted COVID spread in the early days of the pandemic. It has continued to serve as a crystal […]

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COVID Count Remains High In Palm Beach County Hospitals

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Saturday morning update from the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration reveals that 419 people are so sick with COVID-19 that they are hospitalized in Palm Beach County. Broward reports 602 COVID-19 patients. Miami-Dade reports 1,046. The ICU situation in Palm Beach County appears to be slightly improving, although […]

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Delray Beach Asks Gov. DeSantis For Permission To Enforce COVID-19 Rules

Fines, Enforcement Needed Says Commission. DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Delray Beach City Commission wants to cite and fine mask and social distance violators as the COVID-19 crisis worsens in the area. BocaNewsNow.com — and other media outlets — routinely publish photos of out-of-control bar and restaurant patrons on Atlantic Avenue, standing close together […]

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Florida Adds More Than 100,000 COVID Cases In Week

COVID Out Of Control In Florida, Numbers Skyrocketing. Palm Beach Pediatric Rate Still Rising. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health reports 102,443 new COVID-19 cases were added over the past seven days, with 19,211 being added on Thursday alone. In Florida 248 new deaths were also logged on Thursday, according to […]

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PBC Vice Mayor Weinroth Issues COVID Vaccine Statement

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County Commissioner and Vice Mayor Robert Weinroth — who represents a good portion of South Palm Beach County — just issued the following statement regarding the vaccine distribution disaster in the region. [STATEMENT STARTS HERE] “I am pleased to report the Palm Beach County Commissioners and the county’s […]

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